The net proceeds for this item benefit the VH1 Save the Music Foundation. Funds donated to the organization are allocated to restore instrumental music education programs, ensuring that every child has access to a complete education that includes the benefits of music instruction
The man who's behind DIM MAK RECORDS has been credited with launching the careers of some of the most influential acts of the last decade including Bloc Party, The Kills, Klaxons, MSTRKRFT, The Bloody Beetroots, Mystery Jets, The Rakes, The Gossip and more. Since founding the label, he's stepped into the limelight himself as a DJ, artist and producer remixing the likes of Michael Jackson, The Killers, Robin Thicke, Lenny Kravitz, Weezer, Chester French, Tiga, All American Rejects, Drake, Chris Cornell & more.
More recently he's been seen collaborating with likeminded producers ranging from Armand Van Helden to Laidback Luke, Afrojack, Boys Noize, The Faint, D.i.M, The Bloody Beetroots, & Junkie XL and can now be found readying his debut artist album which includes collaborations from the likes of Lil Jon, Rivers Cuomo, Sky Ferreira, Chiddy Bang, Travis Barker, Kele of Bloc Party, Kid Cudi, Blaqstarr and the mysterious [[[zuper blahq]]] who can be found on the single "I'M IN THE HOUSE."
Also involved in fashion, Aoki has developed lines for KR3W Apparel, Supra Footwear, headphones for WESC, headwear with NEFF, bags with Burton, and a brand new men’s/women's range with his sister Devon.
Keep up to date with Steve Aoki by clicking here to check his tour dates and blog or clicking here for The Cobrasnake's website for snapshots, his Los Angeles partner in crime.
Inspiration for his art piece:
“I love the idea of reconstruction and adding our Dim Mak touch to all things that encompass what we do. Pioneer is the official tool for Dim Mak and for myself, so to work with them artistically was an honor. Much love from myself and the DM squad.” ~Steve Aoki